TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - The Michener Awards Foundation reminds
journalists that the deadline is February 22 to submit entries for the
Michener Award for meritorious public service journalism and for two
Editors whose news organizations have published journalism that made an
impact on the public good in 2012 are urged to enter the competition.
Size of the news organization is no barrier to success.
The Michener-Deacon Fellowship for Investigative Journalism, supported by BMO Financial Group, is Canada's premier award to
encourage excellence in investigative print, broadcast, and online
journalism. The Michener-Deacon Fellowship for Journalism Education, supported by the Michener Awards Foundation and the Family of the late
Paul S. Deacon, is dedicated to the advancement of the education of
Canadian journalists.The successful applicant will become a designated
mature journalist-in-residence at a recognized Canadian school of
journalism for one semester.
Both fellowships provide $30,000 and up to $5,000 in accountable
expenses. Details are at www.michenerawards.ca
SOURCE: Michener Awards Foundation
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